9:30 a.m. -- Denton ISD's free English-language and GED classes at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Call 940-369-0400.
11 a.m. -- "Music Now" featuring composer Robert Beaser in the Merrill Ellis Intermedia Theater at the UNT Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu.
Noon -- Friday Daytime Jazz presents Third Street at the Syndicate in the University Union, 1155 Union Circle. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu.
2 to 4 p.m. -- "Photography Tips: Documenting Daily Life With Families" at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Photographer Jen Brown teaches beginners how to embrace candid photos. Bring your camera or smartphone. Free. To register, call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.
6 p.m. -- First Friday Denton on the first Friday evening of the month at art venues and businesses around the downtown Square. Free gallery viewings, live music, art projects and demonstrations. For more information, visit www.firstfridaydenton.com.
UNT College of Visual Art and Design artwork made from at least 75 percent used materials and available for sale, 6 to 8 p.m. at SCRAP Denton, 420 S. Bell Ave.
Free make-and-take craft (Thanksgiving note cards) and sangria, 6 to 9 p.m. at the DIME Store, 510 S. Locust St.
Featured artist Robin Huttash, music by Darrin Kobetich, art activity and more, 7 to 9:30 p.m. at A Creative Art Studio, 227 W. Oak St., Suite 101.
5 to 8 p.m. -- Alternative Gifts Fair at First United Methodist Church, 201 S. Locust St. Fair trade goods sold by more than 30 vendors to raise money for nonprofits. First-night admission is $5.Visit http://fumc-denton.com/missions/alternative-gifts-fair.
6:30 p.m. -- Christopher Ayer on clarinet, Jennifer Dalmas on violin and Kae Hosoda-Ayer on piano, in the Recital Hall at the UNT Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu.
8 p.m. -- UNT Opera presents Mozart's The Magic Flute in Lyric Theatre at UNT's Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. $15-$35. An optional "In the Know" lecture starts at 7:15 p.m. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com.
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. -- Denton Community Market at the Denton County Historical Park, on Mulberry Street near Carroll Boulevard. Visit http://dentonmarket.org.
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. -- Alternative Gifts Fair at First United Methodist Church, 201 S. Locust St. Fair trade goods sold by more than 30 vendors to raise money for nonprofits. Admission is free. Visit http://fumc-denton.com/missions/alternative-gifts-fair.
9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. -- 31st annual Ryan Holiday Craft Show at Ryan High School, 5101 E. McKinney St. Event features 145 crafters and artists, door prizes and live music. Event raises money for the RHS Renaissance Program and scholarships. $2 admission for adults; free for students and children.
10 a.m. -- Oakmont Women's Club Annual Fall Fashion Show at Global Spheres Center, 7801 S. I-35E in Corinth. Featuring styles by Maggie's Boutique, a salad buffet luncheon and a silent auction. $30. To purchase tickets by Oct. 27, call Kathy Ramsay at 940-321-8581 or Sandy Harrison at 940-321-4164. Visit www.facebook.com/OakmontWomensClub.
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. -- 19th annual Women's Symposium: "Defining and Redefining Our Stories: Stepping Up to a Healthier Lifestyle" at the UNT Gateway Center, 801 North Texas Blvd. Presentations on physical and mental health and personal finance, lunch and door prizes. Presented by Denton County Alumnae of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. $45. Visit www.dentoncountyalumnaedeltas.org or email email@example.com.
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. -- Big Book Sale, Friends of the Denton Public Libraries' quarterly fundraising sale, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Admission is $1 per person, or free for Friends members. Most items cost 50 cents to $1. Cash or check only.
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. -- Argyle Holiday Shopping Extravaganza at Argyle High School, 191 S. U.S. Highway 377. Benefiting Project Graduation 2020. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://bit.ly/2xlT3ig.
1:30 p.m. -- Denton High Cares presents Lisapalooza 4 with music by the Bird Dogs, Matthew Johnson, Zach Nytomt and Isaac Hoskins at Dan's Silverleaf, 103 Industrial St. With live auction and raffle, benefiting the Denton High School Family Assistance Foundation. $15; or $60 for a VIP package for two, including two T-shirts, two meals from Bet the House and a signed poster. Visit dentonhighcares.com.
8 p.m. -- "The Music of Composer Robert Beaser," featuring Mary Karen Clardy on flute and Pamela Mia Paul on piano, with vocal performance majors and collaborative pianists, in Voertman Hall at the UNT Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu.
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